Police Searching For Man Accused Of Groping Teen On Subway Train
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who they say groped a teenage girl on the subway.
According to authorities, the suspect touched the 16-year-old girl over her clothing while riding on a Manhattan-bound 7 train at the 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue subway station. He then fled on foot.
The victim did not sustain any physical injuries as a result of the incident, police said.
The suspect is described as male, between 30 and 35 years old, and last seen wearing a tan baseball cap, black hooded sweatshirt, a red turtleneck underneath and sunglasses.
Anyone with information in regard to the suspect or the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
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